Available to:
Future or Current student at The University of Queensland

Level of study:

Year of study:
Any year of an undergraduate degree


This award was established by St John’s College Foundation in 2015 to support cultural excellence at the College.

Award Value:
10% of base accommodation fees per recipient p.a.
Example: if base accommodation fees are $22,000 p.a. – 10% = $2,200, 15% = $3,300, 25% = $5,500 (subject to change annually)

1 year

1st September (for awards to be held the following year)

Continuing/returning students:  4pm on Monday, 12 October 2020
New/First Year students:  4pm on Friday 15 January 2021

  • A recipient must be a full-time student, or have been offered a place, at The University of Queensland
  • A recipient must be in residence at St John’s College for the academic year in which the award is received
  • A recipient must remain a full time student for the year in which the scholarship is made
  • A recipient must demonstrate excellence in a cultural activity (eg music, drama, dance, art, etc) but not necessarily an ICC cultural pursuit
  • A recipient must demonstrate commitment to College cultural events in some capacity (eg performing, directing, etc.)
  • A recipient must demonstrate character traits becoming of a Johnian (eg commitment to cultural pursuits prior to joining College, ability to balance cultural and academic requirements)
  • A recipient must maintain a GPA required by the College
  • A recipient must contribute the balance of the College fees
About The Awards
  • This award is offered annually
  • It is to be awarded to an undergraduate student
  • A recipient must demonstrate excellence in a cultural activity.
  • It is offered as remission of College fees over two semesters of one academic year
  • A number of awards may be made in any year
  • The award is for a period of one academic year only
How To Apply
Applicants for the scholarship must apply to the Warden of St John’s College by the closing date using the St John’s College Award Application Form.
For More Information
Contact St John’s College Admissions Officer at admissions@stjohns.uq.edu.au.